celestial marriage


the rite or state of marriage, performed in a Mormon temple by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and believed to continue beyond death.

Nearby words

  1. celestial guidance,
  2. celestial hierarchy,
  3. celestial horizon,
  4. celestial latitude,
  5. celestial longitude,
  6. celestial mechanics,
  7. celestial meridian,
  8. celestial navigation,
  9. celestial pole,
  10. celestial sphere

Origin of celestial marriage

First recorded in 1920–25

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